Indian lobby in US creating narrative against Pak: Imran Khan
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday said the “powerful” Indian lobby in America was playing a key role in strengthening India’s narrative against Pakistan, which was affecting the US policies for his country.
Speaking at a meeting of the Association of Physicians of Pakistani Descent of North America (APPNA), Khan said, “India’s lobby in America right now is far more powerful than Pakistan’s. India’s point of view always overshadows that of Pakistan and American policies for Pakistan are affected by that viewpoint.”
The Pakistan prime minister asked the APPNA to make efforts to counter the Indian lobby in the US.
The prime minister said the Pakistan government wishes to have an institutional arrangement with APPNA, calling it the most powerful and influential Pakistani group overseas.
Khan said India may launch a false-flag operation in Pakistan-occupied to divert attention from domestic issues.
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